Breastfeeding

Our journey I knew from the minute I took the pregnancy test that I wanted to breastfeed little Lottie. Ruby’s feeding journey was challenging to say the least, I was determined to be successful this time and fully prepared for any hurdles which needed to be overcome. The bond between mummy and baby is incredible […]

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Hidden roasted veg pasta sauce

This sauce and others like it is literally the only way I can get vegetables into my almost threenager! We are still in the ridiculously fussy toddler stage, most foods are refused unless they are beige. I constantly worry about Ruby’s diet. If it wasn’t for healthy pasta sauce she would probably be malnourished (ha!). […]

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Another day, another battle

Some of you may follow me on Instagram and will have heard my latest ‘mummy struggle’ is Ruby’s fussy eating. Things came to an all time low one day last week when the only food my two year old would eat was breadcrumbs from the top of fish fingers and bleepin’ cheese strings. When I […]

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Golden Syrup Muffins

‘Wee buns’ This recipe can be thrown together in less than ten minutes making it the perfect easy midweek bake. Ingredients 4 free range eggs 225g caster sugar 225g self raising flour 225g stork 4 tbsp Lyle’s golden syrup Method Pre heat oven to 180 degrees. Blend eggs and caster sugar together until pale in […]

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Polka Dot Caramel Squares

No explanation required other than…. Shortbread Ingredients 170g plain flour 60g caster sugar 120g butter Caramel Ingredients 1 tin condensed milk 2 tablespoons golden syrup 60g caster sugar 120g butter Chocolate Topping 300g milk chocolate, melted One packet milky bar buttons Method Preheat oven to 170c Line a brownie tin with grease proof paper For […]

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Yazoo No Added Sugar

The lovely Helena at Yazoo contacted me via email to ask if I would try their new no added sugar drinks and as my husband is quite the Yazoo connoisseur, I thought I would oblige. I had not yet allowed Ruby to try Yazoo as I try to keep sugar in her diet to a […]

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Chunky Double Chocolate Cookies

These cookies have been a favourite in our house for years, they are the perfect balance of crunchy on the outside and chewy on the inside. I have noticed a lot of folk posting cook from frozen cookies on Instagram, if you are one of those people I PROMISE these cookies are an easy bake […]

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